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  • MarksJarvis: 'Great Rotation' fails to live up to its name

    MarksJarvis: 'Great Rotation' fails to live up to its name
    Wall Street has named it the "Great Rotation." The term presumes that individuals are going to become disillusioned with bond funds after cowering in them and shunning stocks since the 2008 financial crisis. And when that change of heart occurs, the...
  • Workers facing the thorny problems of healthcare and retirement

    Workers facing the thorny problems of healthcare and retirement
    Like most employers, Trader Joe's is grappling with how to look after the well-being of its workers amid difficult financial circumstances. In May, the head of the privately held Monrovia company, with stores nationwide, sent a confidential memo to...
  • Retirement: Why you need a Roth IRA

    Like the kitchen gadgets advertised on late-night TV that can slice, dice and turn radishes into roses, the Roth individual retirement account is an amazingly versatile product. Its primary purpose is to provide a tax-advantaged way to save for...
  • Private sector added 176,000 new jobs in August, ADP says

    Private sector added 176,000 new jobs in August, ADP says
    WASHINGTON -- Private-sector hiring slowed last month as employers added 176,000 new jobs, but the gains were consistent with the labor market's steady though unspectacular growth over the last two years, payroll processing firm ADP said Thursday....
  • Service sector expansion accelerated in August, ISM says

    Service sector expansion accelerated in August, ISM says
    WASHINGTON -- The service sector, a backbone of the U.S. economy, unexpectedly expanded last month at its fastest pace in more than five years, the Institute for Supply Management said Thursday. The group's purchasing manager's index jumped to 58.6 in...
  • Wal-Mart protesters set to march from downtown L.A. to Chinatown

    Wal-Mart protesters set to march from downtown L.A. to Chinatown
    In what organizers expect to be the largest demonstration since last year's Black Friday protests, labor-backed activists are set to rally and march Thursday against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in downtown L.A., calling for better jobs. The Los Angeles...
  • Fees for 401(k) retirement plans are higher at small companies

    Fees for 401(k) retirement plans are higher at small companies
    Employees at small companies pay much higher fees in their 401(k) retirement plans than people at large firms, according to a new study. Over a 35-year career, the average worker at a small company will pay $113,206 more in fees than a counterpart at...
  • Here's why your 401(k) retirement plan is a failure

    Here's why your 401(k) retirement plan is a failure
    The 401(k) system has led to deep financial woes for a generation of American workers, leaving most people with inadequate retirement savings and dreary prospects for their latter years, according to a new research report. The widespread adoption of...
  • Financial fraud is widespread in America, poll finds

    Financial fraud is widespread in America, with more than four of five people in a new poll saying they’ve been targeted by scammers in one form or another. Though most people don’t respond to bogus investment pitches, 11% have lost “...
  • Is it time for government to get out the retirement business?

    In advance of the special legislative session in Springfield on Wednesday to take another stab at pension reform, I initiated an email dialogue with Anders Lindall, spokesman for the local chapter of the American Federation of State, County and...
  • Dad should roll 401(k) into IRA

    Dad should roll 401(k) into IRA
    Q: I have lost my job and decided to be a stay-at-home dad. My wife makes good money and is participating in her retirement program. Should I roll over my 401(k) or use it to pay off my student loans? I think by doing this it would help with the monthly...